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Our View: Talk over fed lands dispute

Editorial Board, Standard-Examiner
Apr 24 2014 - 1:10pm

So much of the debate over federal lands is mired in paranoiac political rhetoric. Some who want state sovereignty over lands controlled by the federal government sometimes mutter about "jackbooted government thugs" or envision future "armed struggles" with the feds. On the other side, Democratic Sen. Harry Reid, the U.S. Senate majority leader,...

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UtahRep's ‘Grace’: Finding meaning in a world of suffering

Amy Nicholson, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 24 2014 - 3:00pm

"Grace," is defined according to Christian belief as the free and unmerited favor of God as manifested in the salvation of sinners and the bestowal of blessings.In Craig Wright's play, "Grace," we see the aftermath of blessings bestowed and blessings taken as four characters seek to adjust to new circumstances, recover from loss and undergo trials...

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Paper's new logo not professional

Contributed, Harold Unander
Apr 24 2014 - 2:38pm

Editor,    My wife and I have been subscribers for I don't know how long, but I know when we pick up the paper with that new front page Heading "Se STANDARD EXAMINER" we feel like we are picking up a paper from some small city that can't come up with a professional-looking heading for the paper. It looks very unprofessional. Please go...

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Bright music key in chamber orchestra’s spring concert

Linda East Brady, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 24 2014 - 2:29pm

With a program including works by Mendelssohn, Respighi, and Mozart, spring is in the air at Chamber Orchestra Ogden's Union Station concert on Saturday, April 26. "This really does have a springtime flavor," said Michael Palumbo, the orchestra's artistic director. "The music included is light and bright and there is nothing mournful or sorrowful...

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What if Cliven Bundy had darker skin?

Contributed, Miguel R. Serda, Jr.
Apr 24 2014 - 2:22pm

Editor,Lately in the news, a Nevada rancher and his cohorts have been threatening federal agents trying to stop him from grazing his cattle on government land. Many of them are calling themselves militia, carrying weapons and at times pointing them at those same agents trying to enforce the law. This rancher owes over a million dollars in fees and...

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U of U clinic sperm mix-up still a mystery

The Associated Press
Apr 24 2014 - 2:04pm

SALT LAKE CITY -- The results of an investigation released Thursday concluded that it may never be known how a convicted felon replaced a patient's sperm with his own two decades ago and fathered a child, or whether he did the same type of switch with other families.

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Ogden high schools host literacy night

Rachel Trotter, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 24 2014 - 1:45pm

OGDEN - Parents and children slowly trickled into the auditorium at Ben Lomond High School earlier this week to watch a portion of the school's dress rehearsal to Beauty and the Beast. After loud claps and cheers, district teacher librarian Amy Jamison asked, "Are you ready for high school?" After more claps and cheers, students were directed...

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Shelby Mustang, other muscle cars at Roy High auto show

Jamie Lampros, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 24 2014 - 1:28pm

ROY -- Loud noises, high speed and the vibration of the powerful engines caused a lot of salivating among Roy High School students recently.That's because some of the best looking cars were sitting inside the school's auto shop for them not only to look at, but to sit inside and turn the key to the ignition.

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UtahRep's ‘Grace’: Finding meaning in a world of suffering

Amy Nicholson, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 24 2014 - 3:00pm

"Grace," is defined according to Christian belief as the free and unmerited favor of God as manifested in the salvation of sinners and the bestowal of blessings.In Craig Wright's play, "Grace," we see the aftermath of blessings bestowed and blessings taken as four characters seek to adjust to new circumstances, recover from loss and undergo trials...

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Paper's new logo not professional

Contributed, Harold Unander
Apr 24 2014 - 2:38pm

Editor,    My wife and I have been subscribers for I don't know how long, but I know when we pick up the paper with that new front page Heading "Se STANDARD EXAMINER" we feel like we are picking up a paper from some small city that can't come up with a professional-looking heading for the paper. It looks very unprofessional. Please go...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 24 2014 - 2:38pm


Bright music key in chamber orchestra’s spring concert

Linda East Brady, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 24 2014 - 2:29pm

With a program including works by Mendelssohn, Respighi, and Mozart, spring is in the air at Chamber Orchestra Ogden's Union Station concert on Saturday, April 26. "This really does have a springtime flavor," said Michael Palumbo, the orchestra's artistic director. "The music included is light and bright and there is nothing mournful or sorrowful...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 24 2014 - 2:29pm


What if Cliven Bundy had darker skin?

Contributed, Miguel R. Serda, Jr.
Apr 24 2014 - 2:22pm

Editor,Lately in the news, a Nevada rancher and his cohorts have been threatening federal agents trying to stop him from grazing his cattle on government land. Many of them are calling themselves militia, carrying weapons and at times pointing them at those same agents trying to enforce the law. This rancher owes over a million dollars in fees and...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 24 2014 - 2:22pm


U of U clinic sperm mix-up still a mystery

The Associated Press
Apr 24 2014 - 2:04pm

SALT LAKE CITY -- The results of an investigation released Thursday concluded that it may never be known how a convicted felon replaced a patient's sperm with his own two decades ago and fathered a child, or whether he did the same type of switch with other families.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 24 2014 - 2:04pm


Ogden high schools host literacy night

Rachel Trotter, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 24 2014 - 1:45pm

OGDEN - Parents and children slowly trickled into the auditorium at Ben Lomond High School earlier this week to watch a portion of the school's dress rehearsal to Beauty and the Beast. After loud claps and cheers, district teacher librarian Amy Jamison asked, "Are you ready for high school?" After more claps and cheers, students were directed...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 24 2014 - 1:45pm


Shelby Mustang, other muscle cars at Roy High auto show

Jamie Lampros, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 24 2014 - 1:28pm

ROY -- Loud noises, high speed and the vibration of the powerful engines caused a lot of salivating among Roy High School students recently.That's because some of the best looking cars were sitting inside the school's auto shop for them not only to look at, but to sit inside and turn the key to the ignition.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 24 2014 - 1:31pm


Our View: Talk over fed lands dispute

Editorial Board, Standard-Examiner
Apr 24 2014 - 1:10pm

So much of the debate over federal lands is mired in paranoiac political rhetoric. Some who want state sovereignty over lands controlled by the federal government sometimes mutter about "jackbooted government thugs" or envision future "armed struggles" with the feds. On the other side, Democratic Sen. Harry Reid, the U.S. Senate majority leader,...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 24 2014 - 2:05pm

VIDEO: Fatter riders spur need for bigger horses out West for tourists

Keith Ridler, The Associated Press
Apr 24 2014 - 12:26pm

BOISE, Idaho  -- Wranglers in the West who have for decades cashed in on the allure of getting on a horse and setting out on an open trail say they have had to add bigger horses to their stables to help carry larger tourists over the rugged terrain.The ranches say they are using draft horses, the diesels of the horse world, in ever greater...

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VIDEO: Afghan hospital guard kills 3 American doctors

The Associated Press
Apr 24 2014 - 12:09pm

KABUL, Afghanistan -- An Afghan government security guard opened fire Thursday on a group of foreign doctors at a Kabul hospital, killing three American physicians and wounding a U.S. nurse, officials said.

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VIDEO: Daily News Update for Thursday April 24th, 2014

Steve Haynie
Apr 24 2014 - 10:59am

Daily News Update for Thursday April 24th, 2014

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VIDEO: PREP SOCCER: Unlucky bounce dooms St. Joseph; full roundup

Ryan Comer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 24 2014 - 6:48am

OGDEN - After holding tough against Waterford's heavy offensive pressure for just over 70 minutes Wednesday, it was an unlucky bounce that finally doomed St. Joseph.

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VIDEO: Ogden's Roller Dolls do derby right

Mark Saal, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 5:46pm

OGDEN -- Jenae Miller remembers her introduction to roller derby. She was getting a tattoo at the time, and complaining about her co-workers."I'd had kind of a bad day and was bitching about something at work," the North Ogden woman recalls of that day four years ago. "The tattoo artist's girlfriend looked at me and said, 'You've got anger issues...

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VIDEO: Man Apologizes For Naked Walk In Wal-Mart

The Associated Press
Apr 23 2014 - 5:40pm

A South Carolina man says he's sorry and embarrassed about walking into a Wal-Mart in Tega Cay wearing nothing but a pair of shoes.

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VIDEO: Swim clubs making a splash in Top of Utah

Jennilyn E. Williams, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 23 2014 - 4:31pm

CLEARFIELD -- Club swimming is a great way for kids to stay active, compete in swim meets and make new friends.There are many swimming clubs in Northern Utah for children ages 7 through 18. Some clubs even allow swimmers as young as 5.

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VIDEO: Weber library supporters strategize to save $45 million bond plan

Cathy McKitrick, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 3:58pm

OGDEN -- About 50 Weber County Library supporters gathered this week to discuss how to battle back against two county commissioners who seem intent on shrinking the size of a voter-approved $45 million bond and altering the vision of what those dollars were intended to fund.

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GALLERY: Historic Photos: Hi-Fi Murders 40th anniversary

STANDARD-EXAMINER FILE PHOTO

Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 21 2014 - 4:31pm

April 22nd is the 40 year anniversary of the Hi-Fi record shop murders in Ogden

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GALLERY: Riverdale City Easter Egg Hunt

Jamie Lampros
Apr 19 2014 - 6:10pm

2014 Easter Egg Hunt

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GALLERY: Earth Day 2014

Jamie Lampros
Apr 19 2014 - 5:34pm

Earth Day 2014 at the Ogden Nature Center

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GALLERY: Ogden Golf and Country Club Celebrates 100 Year Anniversary

Stephen Smith
Apr 19 2014 - 4:43pm

OGCC's Green and Fairway Tournament was is held in conjunction with the country club's 100th anniversary on April 19, 2014 in South Ogden. Club members wore replica garb and played with old hickory sticks and feather golf balls as a tribute to how golf was played 100 years ago.

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GALLERY: PHOTO GALLERY: Mountain Man Rendezvous

Robby Lloyd, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 19 2014 - 2:39pm

The Annual Spring Rendezvous at Fort Buenaventura in Ogden, features shooting contests, live music, canoe races, and a trader’s row April 19-20, 2014.

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GALLERY: Faces: Kaysville Easter Egg Hunt

Ruth Malan
Apr 19 2014 - 1:33pm

Picture gallery of the Kaysville Easter Egg Hunt at Barnes Park.

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GALLERY: Faces: Flapjacks and Bingo

Ruth Malan
Apr 19 2014 - 3:45am

Picture gallery of the Layton City Family Bingo and pancakes evening.

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GALLERY: Photo Gallery: Sky View Vs Box Elder Boys April 18 2014

Brian Wolfer
Apr 18 2014 - 7:57pm

Sky View Vs Box Elder Boys in a close game. In Brigham City, on April 18 2014. Photos by Brian Wolfer

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VIDEO: Fatter riders spur need for bigger horses out West for tourists

Keith Ridler, The Associated Press
Apr 24 2014 - 12:26pm

BOISE, Idaho  -- Wranglers in the West who have for decades cashed in on the allure of getting on a horse and setting out on an open trail say they have had to add bigger horses to their stables to help carry larger tourists over the rugged terrain.The ranches say they are using draft horses, the diesels of the horse world, in ever greater...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 24 2014 - 2:14pm


VIDEO: Afghan hospital guard kills 3 American doctors

The Associated Press
Apr 24 2014 - 12:09pm

KABUL, Afghanistan -- An Afghan government security guard opened fire Thursday on a group of foreign doctors at a Kabul hospital, killing three American physicians and wounding a U.S. nurse, officials said.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 24 2014 - 1:23pm


GALLERY: Saturday Satire for April 26, 2014

Cagle Cartoons
Apr 24 2014 - 11:18am

Cartoons from around the nation and world.

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VIDEO: Daily News Update for Thursday April 24th, 2014

Steve Haynie
Apr 24 2014 - 10:59am

Daily News Update for Thursday April 24th, 2014

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 24 2014 - 10:59am


VIDEO: PREP SOCCER: Unlucky bounce dooms St. Joseph; full roundup

Ryan Comer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 24 2014 - 6:48am

OGDEN - After holding tough against Waterford's heavy offensive pressure for just over 70 minutes Wednesday, it was an unlucky bounce that finally doomed St. Joseph.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 24 2014 - 6:48am


GALLERY: Faces: Senior Gala with Moonlight Serenade

Ruth Malan
Apr 24 2014 - 12:42am

Picture gallery of the Davis Senior Gala held at Davis High. The Moonlight Serenade is part of Davis High School's music department. The senior citizens enjoyed dinner, entertainment and dancing.

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GALLERY: Boys 2A Soccer: Waterford Ravens vs St Joseph Jayhawks

Dennis Montgomery
Apr 23 2014 - 9:40pm

Waterford High School defeated St Josephs High School in a Boys 2A soccer match played at St Josephs in Ogden on April 23, 2014 by a score of 3-0.

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VIDEO: Ogden's Roller Dolls do derby right

Mark Saal, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 5:46pm

OGDEN -- Jenae Miller remembers her introduction to roller derby. She was getting a tattoo at the time, and complaining about her co-workers."I'd had kind of a bad day and was bitching about something at work," the North Ogden woman recalls of that day four years ago. "The tattoo artist's girlfriend looked at me and said, 'You've got anger issues...

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